Final Determination Record

Petusky v. GAMA Girardville Area Municipal Authority

OOR Dkt. No.: AP 2019-0931
Case Status: Partially Granted/Partially Denied


Request sought records regarding sewer inspections. The Agency proved that the records contain exempt personal information and that certain information is protected under the constitutional right to privacy. Granted in part and denied in part.

  • Section 708(b)(6)(i) - Personal identification information
  • Section 708(b)(6)(ii) - Name, position, salary, actual compensation or other payments or expenses, employment contract
  • Section 708(b)(6)(iii) An agency may redact the name or other identifying information relating to an individual performing an undercover or covert law enforcement activity from a record
  • Mediation Requested
  • The agency invoked a 30 day extension to respond to the request.
  • The requester granted the OOR a 30 day extension to issue a final determination in the appeal.
  • Constitutional Right to Privacy, Pa. Const. Art. I, ยง 1. "All men are born equally free and independent, and have certain inherent and indefeasible rights, among which are those of enjoying and defending life and liberty, of acquiring, possessing and protecting property and reputation, and of pursuing their own happiness."

Filings Received by OOR
Filed Adjudicator Description or File Name Document
08/26/2019 2019-0931_Petusky-GirardvilleAreaMunAuth_FD.pdf